Mackinac Bridge Authority

Spanning the Straits of Mackinac since 1957

Why do you tell drivers to turn on lights, slow down and use the outside lanes during high winds?

Posted on February 14th, 2023

During inclement weather (and we consider high winds inclement weather), we urge drivers to turn on their lights so they are visible to other drivers, slow down so they can maintain control of their vehicles, and stay in the outside lane as that is the lane for slower traffic (it has nothing to do with the deck grating versus paved surfaces).


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